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Archives: July 25, 2010

Yesterday I saw 2 DC3s in 30 min.

DU this poll

Looks like tomorrow might be a big day, folks, fire-wise.

someone gave me a star and i just noticed it

OK i admit it i am not one of the cool kids but

Miss me yet ?

Mormon pioneers illegal

Chicago board of education choose to continue firing teachers rather than cut waste

Marines test sea-based artillery doctrine at RIMPAC

U.S. to step up efforts to train, equip African peacekeepers in Somalia

Tony Hayward is negotiating his departure package

US Same-Sex Couples To Be Banned from Adopting Russian Children

Federal investigation ties troops to child porn

Gay Lutheran pastors to join church roster

What's going on with the NHS?

Fast food may return to bases in Afghanistan

"Hi! How are you today?"

Ex-US judge pleads guilty to child prison scam

Trade deficit in US at its highest level in 18 months

Geithner Praises Warren, Hints Support for Her to Take Consumer Protection Post

National Guard and Reserve suicide rates climbing

‘Small Government’ Facade Falls in Milwaukee, Revealing Split-Level Reality

Democracy Now has a great website-featuring all their shows and more

DoD Furloughs Could Start Next Month - Ooga Booga Booga

Rep. Paul Hodes: GOP Deficit Hawks Are 'Extremist Obstructionist Lying Hypocrites'

The Middle Class in America Is Radically Shrinking. Here Are the Stats to Prove it

Dying faces, body bags: How trauma hits a US unit

BP hasn't put money in escrow account yet - administrator won't write checks b/c they'll bounce

Reclaiming the Democratic Majority"–Progressive Activists Organize to Change Democrats in Congress

McCain challenger Hayworth gets RW flak for battling sheriff

Will House Democrats Oppose a Jobless War Supplemental?

Geithner says getting rid of tax cuts for wealthy is the right thing to do

A Sunday (not so) funny TOON

There's no point in arguing with an Ibex-or a Republican.

U.S. tries to calm Iraqis over hazardous waste

My Rant: Bill & Hillary I guess my invitation got lost in the mail

The Big Disconnect By JESSE JACKSON

Court Under Roberts Is Most Conservative in Decades

Republicans And Taxes

WIRED: Help BP Learn How to Use Photoshop

Two of AZ Gov. Brewer's Advisers Have Ties to Private Prison Industry

the Cleveland Plain Dealer started a new Fact Checking web Page...

the Cleveland Plain Dealer started a new Fact Checking web Page...

Clark Testifies Before Senate Ag Committee.

All this talk about voter apathy.......yes, another call to change the system.

Is The Gates Foundation Involved in Bribery?

"The Road to Debt Peonage" - explains why we likely won't see

The 10 happiest countries in the world ( or nothing rotten in the state of Denmark)

Joan WALSH is an absolute treasure - just TRASHED a wingnut apologist over BREITBART

We are all Gulf residents

Thumb-sucker Tucker Carlson Serves Dirt for Breakfast

Politically connected GOP lawyer arrested last month in mortgage fraud case under inquiry by Fl. Bar

Heartbreaking! Bush AG Gonzalez is ANGRY he had to undergo criminal probe..."and for what?" LINK

Right Wing Attacks Borowitz; Please Refudiate

Gubernatorial candidate doesn't know if he was charged with a felony

Iowa: Five-year-old hosts radio show

Tweety's meter

Part 2: An epidemic of ill health among the poor

Most oil industry lobbyists in US worked for government

“When your kids go hungry—you’re going to find a way to get some money”

Restrepo, we went and watched it yesterday

Fox News' new slogan: "We Lead, They Follow"

please tell us the # of children in lower grade levels and the state you are in.

Walter who?

Heat wave exposes decrepit infrastructure in US, Canada

Bush appointee in Commission on Civil Rights: No proof that New Black Panthers harassed voters

Japan is cutting school class size and hiring more teachers

MarketWatch: Some see white iPhone delay as part of bigger problem

India unveils $35 tablet computer

A chant for the modern centrist. Get used to it.

A chant for the modern centrist. Get used to it.

Right-wing conspiracy: Sherrod controversy "orchestrated" by the White House to "smear Breitbart"

Boys survive earthquake in Haiti, emigrate to US and drown at religious camp

Happy Birthday Thurston Moore

Geithner Says U.S. Employers `Very Cautious,' Job Growth Not Fast Enough

Geithner Says U.S. Employers `Very Cautious,' Job Growth Not Fast Enough

Here we go: Chris Faux WALLACE, "O.admin fired her because THEY THOUGHT she said racist things"

My "sensible challenge" will put an end to this jiggery-pokery about the woodchuck.

You have to watch this!

Air Force wants to upgrade golf course ops - more money down the shithole

70,000 East Orange County residents urged to boil water (Orlando)

Guy looking at 220 years in Supermax is going to represent himself at trial

Rand Paul says father-in-law did receive farm subsidies that Paul says he is against

Happy Birthday to Me...

Schakowsky: Want to cut the deficit? Get with our new public option

Chicago Teachers Laid Off in Droves

the New BBC News website is horrible

bu$h* legacy = Court Under Roberts Is Most Conservative in Decades

bu$h* legacy = Court Under Roberts Is Most Conservative in Decades

League of Women Voters of Missouri opposes Proposition C

APOD - Where the hell is Matt?

P&G Recalls Two Lots of Prescription Renal Diet Cat Food Due to a Possible Health Risk

Changing the Supreme Court

At last! . . . Breitbart discusses an apology. . . . Please come CAPTION!!!!!

Grijalva: Deficit hawks against public option are ‘hypocrites,’ ‘phonies’

Grijalva: Deficit hawks against public option are ‘hypocrites,’ ‘phonies’

if a piece of dispersed oil meets and touches another piece of dispersed

Happy Birthday Roger Clinton Jr.!

Na-Na-Na, Hay(ward) Hay(ward) Hay(ward), Goodbye!

Transparency Watch: Barack Obama faces rising pressure to publish Lockerbie bomber release letter

Afghans' Approval of Their Leadership Falls to 33%

Happy Birthday to...

UK diplomat: ‘Deep state’ bureaucracy blocking Iraq inquiry

Does anyone remember that article that was either in Harper's or the New Yorker where a journalist

Howard Dean calls Fox News 'absolutely racist' for aiding Sherrod ouster

Obama stops service personnel from speaking at faith based

Geithner pushes plan to let tax cuts for wealthy expire

“Moomkin Tisa’adni!” - “Fuck ,what the Fuck!? THESE ARE BABIES!”

Carly Fiorina, closet Teabagger?

Timeline of Breitbart's Sherrod smear

E.J. Dionne: "Traditional media are so afraid of being called liberal" they'll run

Help May Be On The Way For 99-ers.. says Sen Chuck Schumer of NY..

Pierce Co. officials spend $30k in golf trips

Dead soldier may win buddy a medal (Korean War on “History Detectives” this week)

A re-reminder here that voters making over $200,000 a year voted for Obama 52% to 46% for McCain

Denver PD arrest disabled 84-year old woman for selling cigarettes from a loose pack

German legislator proposes taxing obese people

Why are the wingnuts saying that Texas has been invaded?

Will House Democrats Oppose a Jobless War Supplemental?

I was optimistic about the Dems keeping the House and Senate until I watched the Rand Paul/Conway

Pakistan Aids Insurgency in Afghanistan, Reports Assert

Arizona immigration law ripples through history, U.S. politics

360 degree turn - Now the right is attacking Shirley Sherrod for calling Breitbart a racist

Toles:Almost a perfect record

Irresponsible source. Self delete.

The Gray And The Brown

Lake Superior, a Natural Global Warming Gauge, Is Running a Fever

Migrants sell up and flee Arizona ahead of crackdown

Only Yesterday: Bush Declares Victory in Afghanistan

Supporting Military Action Against Iran

President Obama can't talk about Boehner without laughing

BP's Tony Hayward

2 sailors missing in Afghanistan

In 1973, Carolyn King just wanted to play ball; instead, she went to bat for girls across U.S.

Just watched a sensational new series of Sherlock Holmes, on BBC1 TV, updated to the

We're making it and breaking it in Afghanistan

Migrants sell up and flee Arizona ahead of crackdown

The Expiration Of The Bush Tax Cuts To The Rich - The Corprorate Media Will Now Ignore The Deficit

Meet The Press Video...Geithner: Job growth will ‘gradually’ get better. USA! USA! USA! USA! USA!

How's about everybody show ME their papers?

Ok, Obama. Main Street or Wall Street, which will it be?

Is it fair?

The sign post is no longer "up ahead"; we're there: The Twilight Zone.

Socialism: What It Is -- What It Is Not

Raytheon Unveils New Helmet Technology

DA: No Charges for Doorman Who Tackled Prankster

Don't buy the GOP framing of the Bush tax cuts expiration.

Stats show shrinking middle class (from Americablog)

Youtube (Google) Messing with accounts again

Progressive House Members: The Senate Sucks

99er unemployment legislation countdown: 5 days. Schumer will write bill, but needs one Republican

Happy Birthday Louise Brown... the world's first "test tube" baby.

The Afghanistan Protocol: Explosive Leaks Provide Image of War from Those Fighting It

Whats left to say?

First Afro-Russian politician elected

Now this is a horrible way to die

Chris Floyd on Anglo-American Political Philosophy 101: The Poor Must Die

The Middle Class in America Is Radically Shrinking

The Middle Class in America Is Radically Shrinking

BMW's Engine Problems: A Safety Risk to Drivers -- and the Company?

FOX News Claiming WaPo SECRET GOVERNMENT Series is ''Must-Read for Al Qaeda.''

Wisdom of Senator Cornyn

Will Harry Reid help protect Social Security for those 58 and under?

BP Hires Prison Labor to Clean Up While Coastal Residents Struggle

Mad Men series 4 thread 1

I don't see this ending well: old & white versus young and brown

Toon: Obama's Bart Simpson moment

Copy and paste after me: Tax cuts do not create jobs

Oil Change International-Resource as to whether your congressmember is tainted-and how much

Tony Hayward expected to step down from BP ... with an $18 Million Pension

Tony Hayward expected to step down from BP ... with an $18 Million Pension

Tucson soldier is laid to rest. Chris Moon

Remembering Emmett Till: Born July 25, 1941

I love how conservatives are dismissing the substance of the new leaks.

Vote Democratic in November... if for no other reason that this:

We must fight for change!!!

We must fight for change!!!

We must fight for change!!!

A telling article about Palin and her rather thin skin

Doctor pens goodbye note as plane plunges

Iran says it has 100 vessels for each U.S. warship

Aug. 1-2 Fast Against Torture commemorates eight years since torture memos

Even conservative group Ayn Rand Org admits US is not a Christian Nation and Founders were Deist

Mad at Bush/Cheney? Want to see some subpoenas served?

Calls to extend Bush tax cuts face difficult pay-as-you-go reality

Retail giants are reducing the variety of brands and models stocked to reduce costs.

India unveils $35 computer

Maroon 5 boycotting Arizona, will not tour in the state over immigration law

Fight Over Future of Bush Tax Cuts

Did I just read Howard Dean endorses Newt Gingrich for President?!!

Did I just read Howard Dean endorses Newt Gingrich for President?!!

Ex-CIA chief: Strike on Iran seems more likely now

Mark Williams still being given time on CNN...

Court Rules It’s Legal to Use Hacked Codes…If You’re GE

Boy hanged self after visit from LA County workers

So, what will happen to people over 65 if the Catfood Commission means tests Medicare?

Portland cartoonist John Callahan dead at 60

Vermont gubernatorial candidates fighting about who is most pro-single payer!

How do fat cats spend their big tax cuts?

Three-Quarters of Oil and Gas Lobbyists Worked for Government

Three-Quarters of Oil and Gas Lobbyists Worked for Government

Ted Haggard says he "over-repented" for a massage that went awry...

Ted Haggard says he "over-repented" for a massage that went awry...

Less than a year until internet addresses run dry

Here's the reply to your next teabagger email about taxes.

So I ask again - is the Dick

Right-wingers offer $100 for punching Rep. Grayson in the nose. What would left-wingers do for $100?

Daniel Pipes:To Get Obama To Act, Netanyahu Should Threaten To Nuke Iran

Gingrich: I called Sherrod "viciously racist" because of Obama admin's "continuing incompetence"

Muslim women thrown out of pool for wearing 'burkinis' (France)

Public Works Projects - Is It Time?

Why Didn't the Media Do a Better Job on Toyota[?]

Meet the man taking on Toyota

NYT: Obama's Deportation of Naji "an act of cruelty that seems to defy explanation"

Our sympathies to the very wealthy...

Who's the most liberal/progressive politician in U.S. History?

KGB man: MI5 agent told me that David Kelly had been ‘exterminated'

Roger Ebert: BP's Tree Fell On My Lawn

When Chinese-Americans visit people in China, gifts from the U.S. are a must (LATimes)

We should let the Bush tax cuts expire, but only if it is not used to reduce the deficit

Happy birthday Jane Hamsher!

Why is Face the Nation hosting John Fund despite his history of falsehoods?

Washington Post editorial congratulates Rhee on teacher firings

Dean endorses a Gingrich candidacy

Obama readies major action on immigration enforcement

I would like to thank CBS News for finally coming clean on their right wing world view

Former Sen. McGovern talks about war

Are there any lawyers familiar with the Accutane lawsuits?

Legalize pot, former San Jose police chief says

Gasland a must see documentary now on HBO2

Let me ask this question because the situation could soon be reversed

Glenn Beck and Byron Williams: What the Fox News Host Has to Do With the Oakland Highway Shooter

Lt. Dan Choi coming up live on CNN

The New Black Panther Story: Light on Facts, Heavy on Echo

Restore the Estate Tax!

It appears that "neutrality of Afghanistan" is losing ground to "permanent military presence".

Tom Tomorrow Cartoon Blasts Republicans

Disappointments Aside, America Is Better Off With President Obama than With President McCain.

I thought I knew about Howard Zinn and our common history pretty well. I was wrong.

The Middle Class in America Is Radically Shrinking. Here Are the Stats to Prove it

It is not enough to donate to a food bank.

They use toxic dispersants to drop the oil out of sight and then

Wikileaks Exposes 'Unseen' Afghan War - 'One Of Biggest Security Breaches In History' VIDEO & MORE

I'm thinking of driving to DC on August 28th to attend the Restore Honor "non-political"

Fox and the Fallacy: How they do it

Am I missing something here?

Am I missing something here?

Remarkable WWF poster campaign against “Global Warming”

I'm watching Dateline about hunger in the US, and these stories are heartbreaking.

How to be pragmatic and progressive at the same time (it only takes two steps).

Is Ken Feinberg still working with AFT's Weingarten to plan how better to fire teachers?

The Silent Killing of America's Workforce

On populism and the rich (CLinton)

True or False: The harder you work the more you get paid?

Confessions of a Journolister

Franken: 'If Republicans Take Over Congress, They'll Implement A Truly Dangerous Agenda'

Arizona immigration law unlikely to survive federal lawsuit

Oh My - this should end the Afghanistan war

The Democratic Party "retards progress toward presenting a genuine alternative."

LINKS: 2 GREAT Rachel Maddow graphics refuting GOP LIES about deficits and the effect

Would this make me a "socialist"?

Senator Franken To DU: "No matter how frustrated you are, you can't check out now"

Have the number of unsolicited 'pre-approved' credit card offers by mail went way down for you?

Woman gets flat tire, cop gives her a ticket for it

" God forbid they be called liberal....."

I had to cut pay for four employees today

You know where $101.85 did NOT go this week?

Oil pipeline prompts fears for Nebraska farms' water

The last presidential kid to attend public schools was Amy Carter

These House members co-signed Lynn Woolsey's public option bill.....Thank them, support them

These House members co-signed Lynn Woolsey's public option bill.....Thank them, support them

***WINNERS OF JULY PHOTO CONTEST *****

***WINNERS OF JULY PHOTO CONTEST *****

12 year old sensation Almira Fawn's mother beaten to death

I have a new enemy...

Catfood Country

Dressed to kill (or at least to filibuster)

First they came for people who speak out about injustice,

we were cool once and young

Raisin in the Sun on TCM now.

Daleks get owned by River Song

There's a place for us,

When the HELL are you people gonna listen to me? WHEN THE HELL?!?!?!?

Pick my latenight music

I'm probably drinking too much tequila.

I just found a male nipple in my penny jar.

Good quote I found describing being high

Well, duh.

*****Thank you so much, LeftyFingerPop*****

Yeah, it's this kind of day

Downhill Skateboarding on a Freeway at 100km/hr... Barefoot

Do you have a favorite book on history?

On a bad day, Spock's message is "Live Long & GFY".

The Sound of Music "Do Re Mi" is played at a Belgium Train Station: much merriment and dancing ensue

M-m-m-m... toasted frog.

Yikes...nasty weather is here...

People are Strange

Happy Birthday to Me...

LFP has not been the same since they denied his sport participation in the X-Games.

Need some advice on my abandoned munchkin kitty...

question about online surveys

I'm only 43 but "*THIS** is on my bucket list

36 years ago today, I got the luckiest break of my life

you've got all that is really needed

It took me almost 60 years to figure it out

The Lounge would be more interesting with...

No, this isn't me just being "you damn kids get off my lawn!" but entmoots move waaaay too fast!

Ritchie Blackmore. Deep Purple with Gillan, Deep Purple with Coverdale, Rainbow with Dio, or...

tombstone me.

Name a movie adaptation nobody has intended to make so far

Post your favorite banjo clip featuring musicians from Switzerland!

Did anyone else like 'Zombieland'?

Sad news...I just saw this...Jennifer Saunders is battling breast cancer...

This is by FAR my favorite picture of Rush Limbaugh...

I Survived...

Will someone please go get Rabrrrrr?

Random Crap---I felt like talking about: Facebook silliness!

Ensure that you will be strip-searched at the airport

I'm bored ... Is it against DU rules to

Do they make a hard cover version of facebook for people who do not own computers?

People keep calling me a 'goober'. Is that a compliment?

Can you go blind from drinking old beer?

OMZ!1 There's a Mister BEAN website with figurines!1 Why wouldn't there be?11

Question About Air Conditioning Service (Has This Happened To Anyone Before?)

I didn't know they still made these

Fish with human teeth.

Lost in the lock: Slow Motion Camera of How Popcorn Pops - Popcorn Popper

I really wish the local news rag would stop allowing reader comments on-line.

Mandolin players - I'm thinking of buying one. Where should I buy from? What should I look for?

Mad Men series 4 thread 1

What the hell IS this?

OMG my daughters won't stop watching LOTR on TNT

Pictures from the Road: Bustin Bugs and Mufflers, and the View Out of My Window

Unhappy Hipsters - It's Lonely in the Modern World

Apparently homophobes in my city are asking for refunds on "The Kids are Alright"

An ethical question...

The Astounding World of the Future

Kitteh owners........gathering an opinion

Somewhere in this picture is a REAL live kitten, see if you can find it.

Somewhere in this picture is a REAL live kitten, see if you can find it.

Just saw "Matrix 4" aka Inception...

I hope it is OK if I ask for some good vibes....for myself.

How do I get rid of a "friend" on Facebook? I never agreed to being her friend in the first place.

shutter island help please spoilers aplenty

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) He Started It Edition

Salt with Angelina Jolie (no spoilers)

Yeah, yeah, Wikileaks, blah blah blah, who fucking cares. What about the Rabrrrrrrleaks?

Post your used car buying advice here.

You know you're a Floridian if....

The Most Disappointing Movies You Have Seen?

Court Under Roberts Is Most Conservative in Decades

Axe falls on NHS services

Diplomat Claims His Iraq Inquiry Evidence Was 'Blocked' ('Deep State' Elements Preventing...)

Diplomat Claims His Iraq Inquiry Evidence Was 'Blocked' ('Deep State' Elements Preventing...)

KGB man: MI5 agent told me that David Kelly had been ‘exterminated'

Obama's friend raising funds for new Gaza aid ship

Bridgeport (CT) blaze leads to 2 firefighter deaths

Tony Hayward to quit BP

Afghans' Approval of Their Leadership Falls to 33%

Veto likely on bills blocking EPA regs

Nato probes reports raid killed 45 Afghan civilians

Chile president rules out pardon for military abuses

The Gray And The Brown

Afghanistan war logs: Massive leak of secret files exposes truth of occupation

Qaeda says it has killed French hostage: report

Tough Tory stance on offender transfers raises ire of U.S.

Ex-CIA Chief: Military Action Against Iran Over Suspected Nuclear Program Seems More Likely

Castro Sighting Outside of Havana

Cuba indicates it will free all its political prisoners

Iraq war inquiry: former UN expert accuses Whitehall of cover-up

Teen Reported Dead Found Alive After Medical Mix-Up (a week later)

Teamsters accept studios' offer, averting a strike threat

Ecuador president imposes oil nationalization law

BP chief Tony Hayward 'negotiating exit deal'

Sacked workers to open new wind turbine factory

Chicago areas declare disaster after flooding

Chavez threatens to cut off oil to U.S.

Matt Bai (NYT): Race: Still Too Hot to Touch

Geithner Praises Warren, Hints Support for Her to Take Consumer Protection Post (VIDEO)

Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship wants less government regulation so he can pursue "hapiness"

A Corporate Culture and Losing 'A Sense of Shame'

The most conservative high court in decades

Serious mistake to believe the stimulus failed

Geithner pushes plan to let tax cuts for wealthy expire

Obama encourages girl in fight against bullying

White House backed release of Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset al-Megrahi

White House backed release of Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset al-Megrahi

Racism at the Tea Party

Pakistan Spy Service Aids Insurgents, Reports Assert

Why is World Net Daily a WH correspondent member?

Telling us what we already know Part 81: Pakistan Aids Insurgency in Afghanistan, Reports Assert

Obama the All-Powerful?

What say you, DUers?

100 days until the election, and for Republicans, it's Bush stupid!

Forbes: Obama is anti-business

"Is Palin gunning for 2012" video bwahhh A MUST SEE

Right and Left assess Obama - Perception is everything...

CNN Republican Bulldog.....

The War Logs: Reaction to Disclosure of Military Documents on Afghan War (updated)

U.S. Aircraft Carrier Ups Pressure on N. Korea

Tarryl Clark on Bachmann’s Social Security plan: ‘Why on earth does she want to take away our money?

Dean calls Fox News 'absolutely racist' for aiding Sherrod ouster

Britain Plans to Decentralize Health Care

Top U.S. officer warns Afghan war will get worse

First year stands out for Sotomayor on Supreme Court

Germany’s Love Parade festival will never be held again after 19 killed, 342 injured in crush

Wall Street reform bill a win for farmers and rural communities

Quite a few small businesses & hourly wage earners will BENEFIT from the $2 million Clinton wedding

Howard Dean: Fox News 'absolutely racist' in Sherrod flap (WaPo)

President Obama's Poll Numbers

Franken implores activists at Netroots convention to fight

Battle Looms in Washington Over Expiring Bush Tax Cuts

Summaries of the soon-to-be-effective credit card and health care rules

Court Under Roberts Is Most Conservative in Decades

Does anyone know anything about this Faux Noose Special?

Reid Makes Commitment on Filibuster

So many think they will "punish" the Democrats by sitting out November,

The first person to say, on TV, what we ALL must've noticed:

Obama's bailout watchman caves to bailed-out Wall St. firms

Obama Team Takes the Lead on LGBT Rights at the UN

Taliban: 1 missing US trooper dead, other captured

CNN drops any pretense and goes for a full on Faux news style disinfo attack against President Obama

After bailouts, new autoworkers make half as much as veterans in same plant

Afghanistan war logs: Massive Leak of Secret Files Exposes Truth of Occupation

What's the deal with the woodchuck?

Timothy Geithner: Allow Bush Tax Cuts For The Wealthy To Expire

June: USDA purchasing $161.4 Million for low-income Americans in need of short-term hunger relief

GRITtv: Greg Grandin: Oliver Stone vs. The New York Times

Cyndi Lauper Talks About Bush, Cheney, and Fundamentalists

BP Oil Spill and EPA: September 11 $Deja Vu$

Russians drown fleeing record heat

Young Turks: GOP Threatens Subpoeanas, Repeals After 2010 Elections

Sum of Change Interviews Congresswoman Donna Edwards at Netroots Nation 2010

Sam Seder Talks To Cenk From Netroots 2010 About President Obama & Supreme Court

The Lesson to be Learned From Obama

America's 99'ers: The Forgotten

Indymac Boys Get Sweetheart Deal

BP OIL SPILL POISONING PEOPLE! PROJECT GULF IMPACT NETROOTS KEYNOTE PRESENTATION!

Mike Clark for Congress: New Siam Bridge (Elizabethton) Opposed by U.S. Rep. Phil Roe

Say Anything: Thomas Friedman ft. Peter Gabriel

Clark:Return Minnesota's Sixth District to its Base

A People's History of American Empire by Howard Zinn

Max Keiser with Paul Craig Roberts on the Financial Crisis

Howard Dean Confronts The Beast Head On: "Fox News Did Something That Was Absolutely Racist"

Immigration control in Los Angeles Ca.

Wikileaks' Julian Assange On Why He Released 1,000s Of Secret US Military Afghanistan War Files

Senator Al Franken Gives Keynote Address at Netroots Nation 2010

Bizarre new DC-based magazine promo campaign

Rachel Maddow - The Obama Paradox 1 (or Why we Sheeple are Blameless) - Anthony Weiner

Carly Fiorina Loves the Tea Party

I AM a liberal!

CNN refuses to blame Fox News for racist attacks. Blames the internet instead!

Artists See Increase in U.S.-Cuba Cultural Exchanges

Our Impoverished Politics by David Michael Green

In the Sherrod controversy

There’s a Battle Outside and It Is Still Ragin’

Andrew Breitbart-- Major Right wing Echo Chamber Architect and Voice

Bush Era Tax Cuts Due to Expire in December, This Falls Big Political Battle

Mesmerized by the Right

Court Under Roberts Is Most Conservative in Decades

The right is so accustomed to having its way with the media, White house, etc....

Right-Wingers Gather in Las Vegas for Online Organizing Conference

The Monumental Hypocrisy of the Republican Party

Elizabeth Warren

Angle Backtracks On Social Security: 'I've Never Said' I Wanted To Scrap It (VIDEO)

Melissa Harris-Lacewell: Finding Racial Inspiration in the Shirley Sherrod Story

On a libel suit, the White House waits

Mitch Albom: In the Sherrod controversy, do shoot the messenger

Why The Tea Party Loves Big Brother

The Roots of White Anxiety: American Meritocracy Disrepects Red America

Who Cooked the Planet? (Paul Krugman, NYT)

Pipes: To Get Obama To Act, Netanyahu Should Threaten To Nuke Iran

“Our American Heroes”: Why It’s Wrong to Equate Military Service with Heroism

Nobel Peace Prizes 'are being awarded illegally'

TYT: Polls Show Americans Are Progressive On Most Issues (w/ Links)

Tea Party, Meet Religious Right. Everybody Meet Ayn Rand.

The Gray And The Brown: The Generational Mismatch

Headed for Jonestown

The wrong partner for our schools

Soot in the Sky, Gas in the Water

U.S. farmers may face crackdown on pesticide use

Asia's Most Devastating Droughts Reconstructed

Who else is looking forward to the MLS-Man U match July 28th?

Why the hell did it take so long?

National League Rookie of the Year

How should "pitch invaders" be dealt with?

Artists See Increase in U.S.-Cuba Cultural Exchanges

Favourite college football game ever?

Castro Sighting Outside of Havana

Maradona: I'm In Venezuela For Hugo Chavez's Career Advice

Cuba indicates it will free all its political prisoners

Chile president rules out pardon for military abuses

The Insidious Bureaucracy in Venezuela: Biggest Barrier to Social Change

¿kenin moijtoa ika kaxtitl?

Cubans Wait to Hear News on Bread and Butter Issues

Colombia rules out movement of troops to the border with Venezuela

Cuban communist says Party shouldn't kick him out

Ecuador president imposes oil nationalization law

Golinger compares Colombia at the OAS to Colin Powell at the UN

Science fiction writer Ben Bova comments on RKBA and the Bill of Rights ...

Today in Labor History July 25, 3,000 federal troops and 5,000 deputized special police killed 18

Support the Jewish Labor Committee

Foxconn India plant shut down following toxic gas leak

Atsumitec strikers get 45 percent pay rise, union lobbies for formal wage negotiation system

Report: Unions Must Open Up Opportunities for Women, Young Workers

CNN: Thousands of progressive activists meeting in Vegas

NPR: Rush Of Gas Caused Mine Blast, Massey Theorizes (ya right)

Pinch hurts UAW new hires

Should BP CEO Tony Hayward Go to Prison?

Even as they fade away . . .

**July photo contest winners***

A couple of wedding pics

Summerfest at the Shriner's Temple

Obama's friend raising funds for new Gaza aid ship

Local residents report that animals felt D.C. quake seconds before they did.

Discovered: The Biggest Rat That Ever Lived

The Roman Army (swiss) pocket knife 200 AD

Religion uproar in Australian Election

My friend wants to go to Lilydale.

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